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by HPMike
Mon May 25, 2020 12:42 pm
Forum: Usage tips, tricks and problem reports
Topic: how to use mort.raw?
Replies: 20
Views: 925

Re: how to use mort.raw?

so sorry but this is my first time using the DM42, I previously had various models of 48, so this it a bit different. can some one walk me thru the steps? as an example, this is the loan I would like to calculate. $50,000 loan [pv], 60 months [60], 2.5% interest this is what i'm doing [xeq] [mort] ...
by HPMike
Sun May 24, 2020 5:54 pm
Forum: Usage tips, tricks and problem reports
Topic: how to use mort.raw?
Replies: 20
Views: 925

Re: how to use mort.raw?

oh, what is DUE variable? It is a setting to determine if payments are to be made at the end of a payment period (arrears), in which case DUE=0, or if they are made at the beginning of a payment period when due, in which case DUE=1. When payments are made when due, they are lower, since no interest...
by HPMike
Sun May 24, 2020 1:53 pm
Forum: Usage tips, tricks and problem reports
Topic: how to use mort.raw?
Replies: 20
Views: 925

Re: how to use mort.raw?

oh, what is DUE variable? It is a setting to determine if payments are to be made at the end of a payment period (arrears), in which case DUE=0, or if they are made at the beginning of a payment period when due, in which case DUE=1. When payments are made when due, they are lower, since no interest...
by HPMike
Sat May 23, 2020 8:48 pm
Forum: Usage tips, tricks and problem reports
Topic: how to use mort.raw?
Replies: 20
Views: 925

Re: how to use mort.raw?

I tried the program, and it works for me. I assume that your .03 entry is for the interest . Try entering 0 for [DUE]. Using your values and pushing [PMT] twice, I get the result 45.80379418 in the X-register, which agrees with my HP 12C. That worked for me. The having to push PMT twice is odd to m...
by HPMike
Sat May 23, 2020 8:42 pm
Forum: Usage tips, tricks and problem reports
Topic: how to use mort.raw?
Replies: 20
Views: 925

Re: how to use mort.raw?

Thomas Okken wrote:
Sat May 23, 2020 8:18 pm
When you get Nonexistent, go to PRGM mode to check which command is causing the error. It sounds like the problem might be an uninitialized variable.
Yes, I think you have identified the problem. The variable "DUE" was never initialized/created, because no value was ever assigned to it.
by HPMike
Sat May 23, 2020 6:53 pm
Forum: Usage tips, tricks and problem reports
Topic: how to use mort.raw?
Replies: 20
Views: 925

Re: how to use mort.raw?

I tried the program, and it works for me. I assume that your .03 entry is for the interest . Try entering 0 for [DUE]. Using your values and pushing [PMT] twice, I get the result 45.80379418 in the X-register, which agrees with my HP 12C.
by HPMike
Sat May 23, 2020 2:29 pm
Forum: Usage tips, tricks and problem reports
Topic: how to use mort.raw?
Replies: 20
Views: 925

Re: how to use mort.raw?

You should also see a program named TVM in the program list. It is called by MORT, and if it is not present you will get the nonexistent error.
by HPMike
Sun May 17, 2020 12:11 am
Forum: DM42
Topic: My DM42 Is lost
Replies: 38
Views: 3416

Re: My DM42 Is lost

gduncan wrote:
Sat May 16, 2020 4:57 pm
Received calculator yesterday, May 15. It took 27 days to get to Colorado from Switzerland.
Perhaps it shipped on a boat ?
by HPMike
Fri Apr 24, 2020 1:43 pm
Forum: DM42
Topic: Does the Free42 2.5.18 update effect the DM42?
Replies: 9
Views: 1338

Re: Does the Free42 2.5.18 update effect the DM42?

For the benefit of anyone else who is interested in finding the latest updates, follow this link >> https://www.swissmicros.com/dm42/firmware/

Also, to find the latest help file for the DM42, go here >> http://www.swissmicros.com/dm42/fat/HELP/

Note that the webpage for the help file is NOT secure.